Nigel Lythgoe returns to American Idol

Nigel Lythgoe is returning to American Idol. Fox has announced that the So You Think You Can Dance executive producer and judge will be back as executive producer of American Idol. He will join Simon Fuller, Ken Warwick and Cecile Frot-Coutaz as the show’s producer.

Will there be a revamp in the format of the show as he returns on Idol? According to Entertainment Weekly, Lythgoe suggests that there should be a next round after the Hollywood week and that the remaining contestants be put through further training to prepare them more.

What do you think of Nigel Lythgoe back on American Idol?

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